Originating from Japan, Archie comes from a long line of grasses that consist of as many as 2000 different species. His dark green and golden-yellow good looks will bring a sparkle to your space throughout the seasons and his tough upbringing mean he will survive in temperatures as low as -20degC.
Botanical name: Carex Oshimensis
Nicknames: Feather Falls, Variegated Japanese Sedge
Plant type: Semi-evergreen herbaceous perennial / outdoor
Toxic?: Toxic to pets and humans
Current height: 40-60 cm
Nursery pot size: 23cm
Pro level: Easy
HOW TO CARE FOR ARCHIE (CAREX 'FEATHER FALLS')
Archie is a very easy-going grass and will be happy in sun or part shade - but make sure he's able to get a few hours of direct sunlight (when it's out), each day.
Make sure to give Archie a water him in spring and summer months and remove any dead or damaged leaves.